Tips and Tricks

Welcome to Nodal Ninja Forum

+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 LastLast
Threads 1 to 30 of 78

Forum: Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best economical tripods

    We get this question frequently asked and thought I would post a thread on it. What is some good choices for sturdy tripods in the low to medium end...

    Started by Bill Bailey, 04-23-2008 12:14 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 45
    • Views: 30,539
    11-06-2012 08:11 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to choose a detent interval (shooting interval) updated

    This is a FAQ. detent setting for a particular focal length you need overlap in the images in order to stitch. So you need to know the angle of...

    Started by nick fan, 07-09-2008 09:04 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 10,406
    05-08-2010 11:04 PM Go to last post
  3. Poll Sticky Thread Sticky: Poll: Stitching software

    Here's another question we get asked - what software do people use. This is an important question that is based on many factors like price, type of...

    Started by Bill Bailey, 04-23-2008 12:26 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 31,282
    10-07-2011 07:34 AM Go to last post
  1. .jpg compression, focus and f stop side by side comparisons

    A friend was asking about the difference between the various .jpg compress settings. http://www.dlsphoto.net/Tutorials/JpgComTest As we talked...

    Started by DennisS, 07-08-2012 02:42 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,301
    07-08-2012 02:42 PM Go to last post
  2. 3D dual camera setup for making spherical 3D panos

    Hello Forum, In case you like to build your own 3D dual camera setup here are some pictures of my setup. Except for one small part (*) all...

    Started by Wim.Koornneef, 10-13-2009 05:19 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,267
    10-13-2009 06:38 AM Go to last post
  3. A "run and gun" setup for quick VR panos

    Not earth shattering, but I thought this might be helpful to someone else. . . I've been wanting to try event coverage with VR panoramas and I...

    Started by mosleyh, 04-28-2014 08:06 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 284
    04-28-2014 10:44 AM Go to last post
  4. BRIGHT Virtual tours made in Flash/Html5

    Hello, Folks! We would like to share our big experience in working with 360 degree Virtual tours. We have made many different navigation skins and...

    Started by Bright - World, 02-28-2013 02:41 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,062
    02-28-2013 02:41 AM Go to last post
  5. Canon 6d or 7d with sigma 8mm

    What is the size of the equirectangular image if I use: - Canon 6D (full frame) + Sigma 8mm with R10 - Canon 7D + Sigma 8mm with R10 I need...

    Started by SAUL007, 03-02-2014 09:35 AM
    canon 6d, canon 7d, sigma 8mm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 366
    03-02-2014 02:41 PM Go to last post
  6. Canon 70-200 F2.8L IS II and Nodal Ninja M2 - Nodal point?

    I set up a very cool little box, with a screwdriver poking out the top of the box, with a slit cut into a piece of cardboard that was placed behind...

    Started by Ryan0751, 06-18-2013 09:48 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,226
    06-19-2013 01:07 AM Go to last post
  7. canon 7D camera setting

    Hi Friends, Could any one have knowledge how to setup the Canon 7D as M mood to get best panoramic image as we can? I use the N1 pano head and...

    Started by Hatemghamdi, 03-26-2012 06:54 AM
    canon 7d
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,217
    03-31-2012 02:58 AM Go to last post
  8. Canon 8-15mm fisheye data

    Does anybody have the numbers on the the Canon 8-15mm fisheye lens? And if not, then what procedures and documenting are recommended in my taking...

    Started by kbellis, 08-04-2011 02:27 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 11,698
    07-07-2012 12:34 PM Go to last post
  9. D800, 16mm fisheye and R1

    G'day all :biggrin:, I am looking to purchase the R1 for my D800/shaved 10.5mm fisheye combo. I would like to know if anyone has any experience...

    Started by Trueview, 11-16-2012 09:38 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,447
    03-08-2013 11:02 AM Go to last post
  10. D800, 16mm Fisheye Settings

    Got the D800 about two weeks ago - seems to live up to all the hype. Looking forward to using the in-camera HDR for with a panorama. Settings I...

    Started by BaltimoreBob, 06-20-2012 09:53 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,534
    06-20-2012 09:53 AM Go to last post
  11. Do's and Don'ts for perfect pano's

    I wondered if someone could suggest somewhere I could really learn how to take pano's. I know the basics, manual focus, tripod, overlap, no...

    Started by sanfairyanne, 06-22-2012 06:20 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,128
    07-24-2012 11:24 AM Go to last post
  12. Doubler moves or not nodal point ?

    Hey, Unhappy I have not time right now to test myself but something comes in my mind. Does use of doubler on a camera moves the nodal point ? I...

    Started by Vincèn, 03-04-2011 08:49 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 2,912
    03-09-2011 05:53 AM Go to last post
  13. Embedding your virtual tour into Google

    Hello, Is there a way to embed your virtual tour into Google Maps / Street view? Regards éric T

    Started by ericthoreau, 07-09-2014 01:59 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 130
    07-09-2014 09:53 AM Go to last post
  14. HDRI Handbook 2.0 - Alternate HDR Workflow?

    In Christian Bloch's latest book, he outlines a Hybrid Stitching Workflow in sect. 6.4.9 using batched processing with Photomatix to a dual set of...

    Started by MikeInBaltimore, 05-31-2013 05:36 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,006
    05-31-2013 05:36 AM Go to last post
  15. Exclamation Help offered for NN Users in The Hague NL

    Hi, A time ago I offered help for newbies and experienced NN Users. My offer still stands. It is nice for me to share experiences and...

    Started by hindenhaag, 03-24-2012 12:43 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,140
    03-24-2012 12:43 AM Go to last post
  16. Horizontal lines in final image are bowed?

    Hi: I'm a newbie to the NN forums...sorry if this is posted to the wrong area, but hope the experts here can help! I just got my NN3 MKII a...

    Started by jimjones3, 08-30-2011 08:32 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,039
    08-31-2011 02:30 PM Go to last post
  17. Cool How big is yours......

    :blush: Useful website to calculate how big your panorama picture in total is: http://web.forret.com/tools/megapixel.asp

    Started by Seacat, 02-04-2011 12:23 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,921
    02-07-2011 12:25 AM Go to last post
  18. How to block the rotator?

    Hi all, I'm using the NN3 MKII with the built-in EZ-Leveler-II. Maybe I'm missing something fundamental, but when I pick the tripod up for the...

    Started by bisams, 01-24-2013 12:20 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,114
    01-28-2013 02:04 AM Go to last post
  19. Exclamation How to fit your lens cap for a shaved Nikkor 10.5

    Hi Guys, During a discussion about this theme Tobias, lens shave service in germany, gave the special tip: cable tie with 7,5 millimeter. ...

    Started by hindenhaag, 03-19-2012 09:46 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,650
    03-20-2012 07:39 PM Go to last post
  20. Lightbulb How to get screws, nuts, bolts etc for our photographic equipment. BSW style.

    Hi guys, may be there is somebody else out there who wanted to buy a screw to change or build up the equipment. I found a reseller for this:...

    Started by hindenhaag, 07-22-2010 09:17 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,493
    06-27-2011 11:08 AM Go to last post
  21. How to modify Exif data

    Hi, I recently purchased an Opteka 6.5mm Fisheye (Samyang 8mm) and when I take images with it the Aperture is not added to the Exif data. All it...

    Started by VinkoCM, 11-18-2010 06:40 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,875
    11-18-2010 09:57 PM Go to last post
  22. How to shoot nadir and zenith?

    I am very new in the world of panoramic photography...I own a Canon 5D mark2 and a Canon 8-15 mm fisheye lens...I bought a second hand NN5 just a few...

    Started by burake, 06-11-2012 01:19 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,708
    07-20-2012 12:56 PM Go to last post
  23. How to take stereo panoramas with Nodal Ninja 3

    Hi and congratulations for our (NN users) new forum , I posted this trick in other forums but obviously this is the right place for it. The trick...

    Started by DorinDXN, 04-14-2008 08:11 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 5,964
    05-01-2008 11:20 PM Go to last post
  24. Unhappy I have a 5D m2 with a Canon 17-35 lens ---no matter what I do I can't find a Nodal Point on the rail

    It seems that the nodal point is "off" the rail---in other words the camera would have to sit back further than the length of the rail allows it to....

    Started by sallie, 02-24-2012 02:27 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,411
    02-25-2012 09:37 PM Go to last post
  25. I need suggestions for configuration

    NN looks like a great product, but I need some help wrapping my mind around all the options. Hope you can help. I've shot a great deal in...

    Started by cwphoto123, 05-19-2013 12:01 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,004
    06-03-2013 09:46 PM Go to last post
  26. In praise of the M1 pano head

    Just took delivery of my very own M1L pano head with the RD16 rotator, Nadir adapter, camera plate and quick release clamp. What a magnificent...

    Started by DennisS, 12-20-2011 03:27 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,993
    12-22-2011 09:52 AM Go to last post
  27. Intro to Panoramas

    These pages may be useful for new owners of NN3 and NN5/L Intro to Panoramas http://rosaurophotography.com/html/technical.html Intro to...

    Started by Rosauro, 04-24-2008 04:45 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,414
    04-24-2008 05:11 AM Go to last post
  28. Introductory video to panorama making and PtGui

    http://www.ptgui.com/videotutorials.html excellent videos. See what pano head in use :001_smile: nick

    Started by nick fan, 09-20-2011 06:41 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 3,400
    09-20-2011 10:21 AM Go to last post
  29. iOS woes - every updates breaks your panos too? - Android time?

    iOS6. I downgraded back to 4.3.3 after going to iOS6, my panos viewed on a iphone4 loads but i so slow, it's unviewable in my opinion. iPad running...

    Started by etegration, 12-05-2012 04:49 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,204
    12-09-2012 12:01 AM Go to last post
  30. Question Landscape or portrait mode?

    Hi everybody! What mode do you use usually for spherical 3d panoramas- landscape or portrait? Thanks

    Started by Oleg_ice, 10-25-2013 03:25 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 870
    10-26-2013 02:53 AM Go to last post

+ Post New Thread

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts